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Georgina Beyer humbled by Tribute Evening

Georgina Beyer has been given a rousing and colourful ‘this is your life’ style celebration in Wellington tonight, full of memories, jokes and tribute shows.\n

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16th November 2013 11:20

Alessia Valenza | ILGA Oceania

Among those who attended the fundraiser for the ill former MP at the James Cabaret were MPs from Labour, the Greens, Mana, the Maori Party and New Zealand First, and longtime friends from all walks of life.

Stories ranged from the raunchy from Beyer’s time as a working girl, to heartfelt tales of how she had made imprints on many lives.

Helen Clark sent a message from New York, describing her as a courageous person who broke through all the glass ceilings that existed.

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